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Fancy footwork fuels Martin's victory

Updated: May 11, 2009, 3:59 PM ET
By Ed Hinton | ESPN.com

DARLINGTON, S.C. -- The old man is back with an exclamation point.

The old Lady in Black saved the last dance for him Saturday night, and 50-year-old Mark Martin got his second win in the past four Cup races.

While others dominated storied Darlington Raceway in stretches of the renewed Southern 500, Martin courted slowly, methodically, never flashily, to get his first Cup win here since 1993.

He quietly took the lead by staying out under the 15th of a whopping 17 cautions, ...

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